6 patient evaluations for Ibuprofen taken for the purpose of 'Pain' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Major

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Feb 15, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle and joint pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 18, 2010 (Started Sep 28, 1989)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (I was told that the medication would injure or add problems with my liver if I used it a lot)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I was concerned about long term side effects as I was taking 800 mg up to 4X a day.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: I was told that the medication would injure or add problems with my liver if I used it a lot

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 24, 2009 (Started Jun 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2009 (Started Nov 20, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I had ringing in the ears and slightly elevated blood pressure. Since I stopped taking ibuprofin both have stopped.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 26, 2008 (Started Sep 24, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg/5 mL Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 12, 2008 (Started May 25, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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